About

2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Health officials are currently investigating an outbreak of a 2019 novel (new) coronavirus (COVID-19) that began in December 2019 in Wuhan, China.  It has spread to multiple countries including the United States.

MDH COVID-19 Hotlines

Health questions
651-201-3920
800-657-3903
7 days a week 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Community Mitigation
(Schools and Child Care)
651-297-1304
800-657-3504
7 days a week 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 

Take steps to avoid spreading germs

  • Cover your cough
  • Stay home when sick
  • Wash your hands

 

Areas of Public Health Responsibility

  • Assure adequate public health services
  • Promote healthy communities and healthy behaviors
  • Prevent the spread of infectious disease
  • Protect against environmental hazards
  • Prepare for and respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery
  • Assure the quality and accessibility of health services

 

If you are ill, see your health care provider. To report an emergency, call 911.  If you are calling to report a Food Borne Illness, call 1-800-FoodIll.
If you are a physician calling to report an infectious disease, please call 651-201-5414 or 1-877-676-5414. 

Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Department will contact a public health employee in the event of a public health emergency. Call 218-998-8555 or 911 to report a public health emergency.

 

 

News & Meetings

Upcoming Events

Good Friday

April 10, 2020 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Otter Tail County Dental Outreach Clinic for Kids in Pelican Rapids

April 14, 2020 8:00 am
Viking Elementary School, Viking Dr, Pelican Rapids, MN, USA
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Landlord and Tenant Law Training

April 16, 2020 6:00 pm
500 West Fir Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN, USA
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Otter Tail County Dental Outreach Clinic for Kids in New York Mills

April 20, 2020 8:00 am
118 North Main Avenue, New York Mills, MN, USA
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Memorial Day

May 25, 2020 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Reports & Minutes

Department Meetings

Minutes will show up for events after they have been approved.

Recent Reports

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Projects

Projects

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Contact Info

Phone Number: 218-998-8320 or TOLL FREE 888-349-2581
Mailing Address:
560 West Fir Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN, USA

Contacts


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